The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 28 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.26% 8.22% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 8.76% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Median salary £70,000 £78,000 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +31.64%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 137 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 84.96% 93.84% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 96 111 163
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) QiCA
2 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) QiCA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle